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CBS
Jan 30, 2013 4:00am PST
allow bp to plead guilty to man slaughter charges in the 2010 gulf oil spill. the agreement ends the criminal investigation of the deepwater horizon disaster. bp pleaded guilty in the deaths of 11 oil rig workers and agreed to pay a record $4 billion in penalties, but the deal does not resolve the civil claims against bp. bp has already paid out $24 billion in expenses related to the oil spill. most of the victims' families have settled with bp in a separate process. >>> now, coming up on the "morning news," a sinkhole that nearly swallowed an entire city forcing hundreds of people to evacuate. this is the "cbs morning news." to evacuate. this is the "cbs morning news." ♪ ♪ [ male announcer ] every time you say no to a cigarette you celebrate a little win. nicorette gum helps calm your cravings and makes you less irritable. quit one cigarette at a time. maybe you can be there; maybe you can't. when you have migraines with fifteen or more headache days a month, you miss out on your life. you may have chronic migraine. go to mychronicmigraine.com to find a headache specialist. and
CSPAN
Jan 27, 2013 12:00am EST
what exxonmobil really was. >> host: and if during the course of this reporting, the bp spill, and all were you at that point -- did i pick the wrong company? >> guest: i had mixed feelings. i joked to an award that describes what journalists people feel when other people suffer but you get an ending to your back. but an environmental disaster, even though it wasn't exxonmobil0s responsibility, it provided a bookend for the valdez story. a story they tell themselves. they tell themselves the story they were scared straight built the valdez, they reformed and a lot of who they are trace to the reforms that started with that accident. i thought the deep water horizon accident could be a book end. at one stage when i was wrestling how to make this book more specific, i did consider a dual narrative of exxonmobil and bp, and my great regret is i should have done that. but it would have been too much reporting and would have never gotten underneath the surface. >> host: let's talk about that. that's an interesting point. starting the book out with valdez and making it new, to be honest. and
FOX Business
Jan 12, 2013 1:00am EST
then get off the front page. john: the bp oil spill? >> that is an example you start off with a talking head reading from the scripted line. nobody believes it. then when the companies realize there needs to be real action then you talk about it and they change. that was a bp. >> but they put a sputtering ceo knucklehead, tony hayward i want my life back. he said i want my life back that is why it bp is known as battered petroleum. he was awful. john: that was better than the exxon valdez is. >> you have other factors. a different location and issues of people being drunk and a negligent. they did not say anything. john: i don't blame them. the media is hostile to business. >> not talking. they say we don't know what you do. >> we may be in trouble. >> but other people make the story for you. john: then fraser seitel will call me an idiot but public relations is silence grants the point*. now exxon has epilogues and talk to the enemy. that is you and? to loosen edges -- is a much more communicative person because they learned valdes was terrible for their reputation. john: now they pay
FOX
Jan 21, 2013 5:00am EST
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FOX
Jan 21, 2013 5:30pm EST
. the car on the right was filled up with bp gasoline with invigorate. which helps clean and protect its engine so it can get a few more miles per tank than the car on the left. go a little farther with bp gasoline with invigorate. now you have the power to lower gas prices with the bp visa with pump rewards. apply at choosebp.com algeriaa officials try to paint a clearer picture of the hostage crisis nd raid that left dozens dead. the state department confirming at least three ameriians were killed in the terrorist attack.. attack... while the story being told by algerian &pofficials has the makings of &pspy novel..//. conor pooell has the story from jerus. it was a highly-orranizee operation... with islamiss milittnts that two canadiin operattves....a team of explosive experts who memorizee the layouttof the massivv gas complex... and anninside man. the algeriin prime minister regarding the attack on the like something out of a suuvivor who escaped sayssit was more like nightmare. floria says: "you are totally confused aad that's n understttemmnt. your worlddand everything that pap
CSPAN
Jan 12, 2013 9:00pm EST
study with the bp that seemed to be here is the situation where they cut off the nose to displace the face. i would be interested in your insight what the vp story was. thank you. >> good questions. let's see which one shall i take first? well, on the matter of politics, it's very easy to point fipger at the state. there's no question about it. you'll see several chapters in the book that flesh out that proposition. there's no question but there is a serious problem in the relationship between the oil industry and the state. the main problem being, of course, the high level of taxation. but it really is i guess the larger point i try to make in the book. we talk about the effects of the soviet inheritance. in the broadest sense of the word. including a certain culture inheritance. there is a predispositions to control. that's the state's fixization that u you might say is a classic russian inheritance. there's a predispositions to resist the kind of market psychology that we take for granted in the united. let me give you an example of that. our view is that money today is worth m
CSPAN
Jan 13, 2013 2:00pm EST
russians work in partnership and learn what they need to learn from the likes of exxonmobil and bp. and so that's, that's what's at stake right now. >> hi, thane. >> thanks, how nice to see you. >> nice to see you. you said in part this book is about guilty love and that if we asked you, you would tell us about that. [laughter] so i'd like you to tell us about that. [laughter] >> well, true confessions, lee, the guilty love is mine. and although it is unfashionable to confess love for the oil industry, i must say that in the process of researching and writing this book and living this book i have become captivated by the extraordinary ambition of a wager that the oil industry makes every day which is the incredible bet against nature that consists of walking up to what to all appearances looks like an empty, barren piece of real estate and figuring out that anywhere between a thousand and 5,000 feet down there is rock. by the way, i don't know if you've ever actually seen the rocks that oil comes from. it's amazing. you would, you would walk by on the street and never look twice. i
FOX Business
Jan 11, 2013 12:00am EST
then get off the front page. john: the bp oil spill? >> that is an example you start off with a talking head reading from the scripted line. nobody believes it. then when the companies realize there needs to be real action then you talk about it and they change. that was a bp. >> but they put a sputtering ceo knucklehead, tony hayward i want my life back. he said i want my life back that is why it bp is known as battered petroleum. he was awful. john: that was better than the exxon valdez is. >> you have other factors. a different location and issues of people being drunk and a negligent. they did not say anything. john: i don't blame them. the media is hostile to business. >> not talking. they say we don't know what you do. >> we may be in trouble. >> but other people make the story for you. john: then fraser seitel will call me an idiot but public relations is silence grants the point*. now exxon has epilogues and talk to the enemy. that is you and? to loosen edges -- is a much more communicative person because they learned valdes was terrible for their reputation. john: now t
KICU
Jan 30, 2013 1:00pm PST
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NBC
Jan 19, 2013 6:30pm EST
plant was a joint venture between al jeer in a's state-owned company and bp. five of the workers are missing and bp says four of their members are unaccounted for. >> tragically we have grave fears that we may have fatalities from this group. >> reporter: bp confirmed one american survived, the plant manager, mark copp from texas but it's thought 23 hostages lost their lives here in the desert. annabel roberts, nbc news, london. >>> we turn to the bizarre story playing out in this country involving manti te'o, the all-american notre dame linebacker who was apparently caught up in an online hoax. te'o told espn he was the victim, not part of the hoax. nbc's mike taibbi has the latest. >> manti te'o! >> reporter: in his first interview since the scandal broke manti te'o said no, never ever was he part of the fake girlfriend hoax that exploded to his embarrassment this week. >> he was completely composed, self-assured. >> te'o told scapp and other interviewers that he'd met the girl that he knew online so they wouldn't think he was a crazy guy. after saying his beloved grandmother and l
PBS
Jan 7, 2013 7:00pm PST
instance, in environmental cost for an energy company, we saw the share price by bp get hit significantly during the oil spill back in april of 2010. so that was an exslernl-- external event that showed up immediately in shareholder value. >> well, exactly. but the interesting thing is that bp apparently didn't take that into account in advance. the top leaders at bp were so focused on share value that they were cutting costs. and they were cutting back on safety procedures on that deepwater drilling rig and maybe on others, probably on others. >> our time is always short here, too short. how do company decision makers find a balance between all stakeholders? >> well, i think the big thing is that if you talk to a person that you know works for a particular company and you say well what does your company do, you never hear that person say oh we maximize share value. the company has to have a vision about what it does. it has to have a vision about who are its customers and what they want. and then you motivate your employees by getting them excited about serving that custome
FOX
Jan 28, 2013 11:00pm EST
left was filled up with low detergent gasoline. the car on the right was filled up with bp gasoline with invigorate. which helps clean and protect its engine so it can get a few more miles per tank than the car on the left. go a little farther with bp gasoline with invigorate. now you have the power to lower gas prices with the bp visa with pump rewards. apply at choosebp.com i got it when we could download an hd movie in like two minutes. [ male announcer ] once you've got verizon fios internet, you get it -- the difference 100% fiber optics makes. but don't take our word for it -- ask a real fios customer. ask me why fiber optics matters. ask me abo the upload speeds -- they're sick! [ male announcer ] so go online and send a tweet to a real fios customer. last chance to get fios for just $89.99 a month for 2 years with a 2-year agreement. plus get $300 back. visit got2getfios.com for america's fastest, most reliable internet. call the verizon center for customers with disabilities at 800-974-6006 tty/v. that'll do ii foo the latee editionn i'm eff arnd. 3 and i'm jennifer ilbert,
NBC
Jan 29, 2013 4:30am PST
. thank you very much. a federal judge today expected to decide whether to approve bp's plea deal in regards to the 2010 gulf oil spill. bp would plead guilty to manslaughter and other charges and would pay a record $4 billion in criminal fines before issuing this ruling the judge will hear from relatives of the 11 workers killed when the deep water horizon rig exploded. bp agreed in november to plead guilty to charges relating to the deaths for lying to congress. >>> it's 4:48 right now. president obama will be rallying for support on his vision for immigration reform. the president will be in las vegas today to push his proposal to give millions of illegal immigrants a pathway to citizenship. mr. obama will also talk about making improvements to the legal immigration system and trying to secure our borders. the speech comes a day after a bipartisan group of u.s. senators laid out a similar comprehensive plan for reform. >>> and on capitol hill, massachusetts senator john kerry all set to become the next secretary of state. the u.s. senate expected to confirm kerry to that post when
NBC
Jan 24, 2013 4:30am EST
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WHUT
Jan 23, 2013 7:30am EST
meeting with officials from the british oil firm bp on the day the hostage siege started. bp leads the gas development project. britain's "daily telegraph" newspaper is reporting a bp vice president from london was killed when the militants attacked. there's speculation someone leaked information about the meeting to the extremists. >>> seven japanese nationals have been confirmed dead. their friends and relatives are expressing their sadness and their anger. nhk world's keiko abe reports. >> reporter: rokuro fuchida, building sites around the world. he was 64 years old and retired. then his former bosses asked him to lead one more project in algeria. he wrote about it on facebook before he left. >> translator: i'm working all over the world to see the twinkling starlit sky. next i will see the stars from the desert in algeria. >> reporter: his brother heard about the hostage-taking then waited day after day for a call from rokuro. it never came. >> translator: rokuro was kind and a good brother. i just want to hug him. that's the only thing i want to do. >> reporter: fumihiro ito
NBC
Jan 28, 2013 5:00am EST
the right was filled up with bp gasoline with invigorate. which helps clean and protect its engine so it can get a few more miles per tank than the car on the left. go a little farther with bp gasoline with invigorate. now you have the power to lower gas prices with the bp visa with pump rewards. apply at choosebp.com >> you're watching wbal-tv 11. live, local, late-breaking. this is 11 news today at 5:00 a.m. >> good morning. welcome back to 11 news today. i am stan stovall. >> i am sarah caldwell. thanks for joining us for 11 news today. >> very busy morning for traffic and weather. >> this is not going to be a major ice storm. there could be some slippery roads. this will start out as some light snow and turn into freezing rain. minor ice accumulations are possible. we will make it up to the 38. 61 on wednesday with a chance for thunderstorms. then it will get cold again by the end of the week. we will see all kinds of weather. not a major ice storm. >> we are seeing a big problem in harford county. 95 northbound in harford county is shutdown. we can see the emergency crews on t
ABC
Jan 30, 2013 11:00pm EST
right was filled up with bp gasoline with invigorate. which helps clean and protect its engine so it can get a few more miles per tank than the car on the left. go a little farther with bp gasoline with invigorate. now you have the power to lower gas prices with the bp visa with pump rewards. apply at choosebp.com . >> keep it right here because tomorrow at 4:30 good morning maryland will have the latest on the weather heading our way, have a good night. >> good night. man: at turbotax, we know this is more than a paycheck. we know all the hammering, driving, writing, nursing, and teaching it took to earn it. so we give you the power to keep as much of your hard-earned money as possible. our customized interview covers everything from a service member's deployment, to a student's loan interest, right down to a teacher's crayons. you've worked hard to earn your money. we're here to help you keep it. turbotax-- the power to keep what's yours. try it free at turbotax.com.
CBS
Jan 30, 2013 5:00am EST
. >> now bp has admitted its guilt and agreed to a record fine. that story is coming up. >> when we come back, we'll talk about the president's cabinet >>> welcome back. just about 5:10 on this wednesday morning. this very mild wednesday morning. we have 60s already south of town. once again 60s and 70s this afternoon. it will be different, though. more clouds today and more wind. winds are going to be gusting at times over 30 miles an hour this afternoon. we're going up towards 70 for that high. watch out for some showers and storms. more likely tonight than this afternoon. i'll be back in a few minutes with a look back toward reality. right now here's monika with timesaver traffic. >>> a tough reality here on the beltway in landover. inner loop south of route 50, you're looking at a live picture of an accident that happened before 3:00 this morning involving three vehicles, one a fire truck. one lane will get you by in each direction. we're hearing it's going to be that way for a while. i'll have details coming up in my next report. mike and jess? >>> more checks being written by
FOX Business
Jan 1, 2013 6:00pm EST
know that is the best model to work on. gerri: i have to ask you about bp today. >> sure. gerri: there is big news coming from bp. federal government says you are disqualified from winning new contracts. here's bp's statement. suspension that is, due to bp's lack of business integrity as demonstrated by the company's conduct with regard to the deepwater horizon blowout explosion, oil spill and response. now the stock did not really get hit today. what is your estimate what this means? >> i think it will be a temporary move. i think the obama administration again is wanting to show, hold up bp that we're punishing them. this is an enormous company. it is one of the biggest oil and gas producers in the u.s.. gerri: doesn't it matter if it loses contracts in the u.s.? >> they have a lot of contracts already. those contracts don't go away. this is only on new contracts. it is important but i think it is a temporary deal. gerri: robert bryce, you must come back and sit on set again. >> always happy to be here. gerri: still ahead tonight, a mountain of new regulations coming our way next yea
CNN
Jan 5, 2013 3:00pm PST
have given away what? $29 billion to victims of 9/11, katrina and several others, bp, and virginia tech, and some of the others, so what is your role as far as superstorm sandy is concerned? >> liberty mutual, private insurers, with claims all over the atlantic region has decided to set up a program to accelerate the processes of insurance claims rising out of sandy. anybody insured with liberty first tries to resolve the claim in the normal course with liberty. if that does not work, liberty has asked me to set up an independent mediation program designed to place the insured and the insurer together with a neutral third party to try to resolve the claim quickly within a matter of four to six weeks, without resort to litigation. >> so you will be medicimediati liberty and individuals who are not satisfied with the money that they would have gotten after they paid all the premiums over the years? >> that is right, all the claims, automobile insurance claims, all of those claims first go to liberty. now in katrina, liberty resolved like 95% of those claims. but if you're not getting
CNN
Jan 17, 2013 7:00pm EST
, there's a chartered flight en route of bp employees from algeria. it is headed towards london to gatwick airport. now, that could be landing at any moment. we don't yet know if the passengers are any of the freed hostages or if there are americans on board, but as we get that information, we're going to share that with you. the brother of an irish national who escaped from captivity had a harrowing story. he spoke to cnn today and described what happened to his brother. >> yeah, but just found out recently that he'd been mered to sleep with duct tape over his mouth and his hands tied and then we find out how he got free and five out of the compound or to a different part of the compound, and there were five jeeps and the algerian army had bombeded the jeeps and out of the five jeeps, the bomb had wiped out four of them. and they had obviously lost their lives, but lucky enough for my brother, he was in the jeep that crashed and he was able to make a break for freedom. >> lucky for him. but, obviously, many have lost their lives already and others, as we said, are unaccounted for
CSPAN
Jan 26, 2013 12:00pm EST
that bp deep water rises bill. were you at that point, did i pick the wrong company? >> a joke to my journalist friends, there must be a word in german that describes what journalists feel when other people suffer but you get an ending to your book. i thought, well, this bill, the catastrophe of an impartial disaster on that scale, it did provide a kind of contextual bookend for the valdez spill which is a sort of story for modern exxon mobil. a story they tell themselves. they tell themselves the story that they were scared straight by the valdez and that the reforms themselves in a lot of who they are traces to the reforms the star with an accident. so the deepwater horizon accident could be a bookend. at one stage when i was wrestling with how to make the book more specific i did consider doing a narrative of exxon mobil and pp. my regret was maybe i should have. but looking back on it, it would have been too much reporting. i would never have gotten underneath the surface. >> let's talk about that because that is an interesting point. starting the book out with valdez and making
NBC
Jan 30, 2013 5:00am EST
the right was filled up with bp gasoline with invigorate. which helps clean and protect its engine so it can get a few more miles per tank than the car on the left. go a little farther with bp gasoline with invigorate. now you have the power to lower gas prices with the bp visa with pump rewards. apply at choosebp.com >> welcome back. 49 degrees downtown. there is some patchy fog in the suburbs. visibility may be down to a quarter of a mile. temperatures jumped way to the 60's yesterday. wide range of temperatures this morning. 41 degrees at the airport. 37 in hagerstown. 61 at state college. between 60 and 70 today. a strong cold front is moving across the country. you get showers and thunderstorms. there are some big ones through the ohio valley. i think these storms will arrive in maryland tonight. there is the possibility of some strong thunderstorms. we're in the risk area for severe weather. with gusts -- wind gusts may be 60 miles per hour. a slight chance for a shower tonight. wide range in temperatures. it gets colder going into the weekend. 30's super bowl weekend. maybe som
FOX Business
Jan 20, 2013 8:00pm EST
between a terrorist group in this arid desert. at least 20 of the original 132 hostages taken at the bp gas plant still missing. confirming that americans are among the hostages being held. refusing to put a number on how many. the leader of the terrorist group signaling that at least two americans are among those hostages, and he is offering to freedom in exchange for the release of the world trade center bomber, the so-called blind sheik. a pakistan scientist jailed for trying to kill american soldiers in afghanistan. the statate department flatly denying the request. >> the united states does not negotiate with terrorists said. >> all say it again. the united states does not negotiate with terrorists. >> we do not negotiate with terrorists. we are obviously in consultations. lou: the problem with that statement is that this government has negotiated with terrorists. our government has been engaged in talks with the taliban and afghanistan since early 2009. the same group that has been a safe haven in the immediate aftermath of september 11th. documents found in the abbottabad compoun
CNN
Jan 12, 2013 4:30am PST
, especially in the south, but it's too soon to tell if the season has peaked. >> and number four, bp has settled with as many as 100,000 plaintiffs who claimed they were sick or hurt by the 2010 gulf oil spill disaster. residents who live near the spill zone, a spokesman says bp is, quote, pleased with the settlement. >>> one of hollywood's most iconic movie theaters is getting a new name. grauman's will be called tcl chinese theater. that's thanks to a multimillion dollar deal with the chinese electronics firm. the cultural landmark first opened in the summer of 1927. >>> the fda is recommending new guidelines for women who take the sleeping drug ambien. coming after years of complaints of people still feeling drowsy the morning after taking the medication and in some cases getting into car accidents. you might recall ambien was found in keri kennedy's system last july. so what do these new guidelines recommend then? >> well, it's a recommendation, and what we're trying to do is make sure that women who metabolize the medication slower than men don't take the medicine and get up in the
CBS
Jan 4, 2013 4:30am EST
. transocean was contract bid bp, which leased the rig and directed staff onboard. last november, bp agreed to plead guilty to criminal charges and pay $4.5 billion in penalties. >>> it is 4:35. we're in for another cool day and a cool weekend. howard is back in 2 minutes with your forecast. >> another auto maker announces a massive recall. >> if you want to go to a good college at a good rate, you may want to stay home. >> we return in 2 minutes. >>> we're coming up at 4:30. we have teens in few spots to lower 30s elsewhere. we will see a sunny day but a breezy day. by noon, 40 degrees, but the winds could be gusting at times. back with a weekend forecast in about 5 minutes. right now, over to monica with timesaver traffic. >> no issues to report on 270 and falls road. no problems on 355 and grace seven can highway as well. i'll be back with more traffic coming in a few minutes. back to you. >> it is 4:38, time for the first money segment of the morning. the december unemployment report will be taking centerstage on wall street. businesses probably added new jobs in december at a sl
CBS
Jan 29, 2013 12:00pm PST
proposed to allow illegal immigrants to stay here in the united states. >>> bp's guilty plea is approved by a federal judge. the company will pay $4 billion in penalties for the 2010 oil disaster in the gulf of mexico. bp pleaded guilty to manslaughter charges and to perjury for lying to congress about the size of the broken well. the company is also paying out nearly $8 billion to settle private lawsuits from gulf coast residents and area businesses. >>> a couple of minor earthquakes shook northern california it morning. the biggest, 3.0 at 8:45 a.m. followed by a 2.9 a few seconds later. the earthquake's epicenter is near cobb in the boggs mountain state forest north of sonoma. the area has seen five earthquakes in the last 7 days. >>> state lawmakers want to give you more notice when an earthquake is about to happen. >> earthquake, earthquake, earthquake! [ beep beep ] >> that's what would you hear on your cell phone, computer or perhaps your television if a proposed early warning system is put into place. it would give you as much as 60 seconds warning to take cover. state s
NBC
Jan 18, 2013 4:30am EST
algeria. new details are emerging about nationals held captive at a bp-related gas plant. some escaped but others are still being held. nbc's michelle kosinski is there, what's the latest? >> reporter: one day now after they took over the bp facility in algeria, taking dozens of international workers hostage, including americans, it is still just as difficult to get confirmed information out of there. there have been conflicting reports. different numbers coming out. algerian officials being quoted on state tv there have said that at least six of the hostages were killed when the algerian army apparently raided the facility in attempts to free the hostages. they did say that many other hostages were able to escape and some militants were also killed. the associated press quoting an official on the question of anonymity, said some americans did escape, although not everyone is accounted for even at this hour. >> thanks so much for that report. >>> for the first time in over two decades, the u.s. has recognized the government of somalia. secretary of state hillary clinton calls the official
LINKTV
Jan 18, 2013 5:30am PST
installation run by bp and an algerian company in southeastern a algeria near the libyan border. the terrorist group is believed to have been operating under a criminal terrorist smuggling group that has been operating for a number of years and has been affiliated with al qaeda. the location is 18 hours from the capital of algeria. it is in the middle of the sahara desert in one of the most remote places in the world. it takes time to get a complete picture and full details are still emerging. according to the information we have from the algerian authorities, the terrorists first attacked two buses on the way to the airfield before the residential compound and gas facility. it appears to have been a large, well coordinated and heavily armed assault. it is probable if had been planned. two of those traveling were killed, including one british national. his delaware inform on wednesday. a number of other workers were taken hostage. his family was informed on wednesday. a number of other workers were taken hostage. the precise numbers involved remained unclear as this stage. the hostag
KICU
Jan 30, 2013 4:00am PST
auto market. a judge is okaying the punishment for bp's historic oil spill. the oil giant will pay a record $4 billion in criminal penalties, plus plead guitly to manslaughter for its role in the 2010 oil disaster in the gulf. 11 workers were killed in the explosion onboard the drilling rig deep water horizon and more than 200 million gallons of oil gushed into the ocean. bp will be fined for lying to congress about the spill's size. the oil company is expected to shell out $7.8 billion to residents and businesses along the gulf goast. among stocks making major moves off of earnings news, ford shares stalled out yesterday, falling 5.8%. the car maker rattled investors by saying it will lose $2 billion this year from sluggish business in europe. shares of vmware plunged $20 in panic selling. the software company's revenues fell short and 900 people will lose their jobs as it restructures. pfizer was a blue chip winner. the stock jumped 3% as the drug maker's profits quadrupled, despite competition from generic forms of lipitor. the company also plans to sell its nutrition to nestle fo
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